Naughty or Nice

Naughty or Nice

Ely Bustos, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017

 Halloween can be seen as a child-friendly worldly holiday, or a horror horrific satanic ritual.  Movies, cartoons, commercialism and the media have taken the idea of Halloween and given it both sides, in which one can draw their own conclusions and celebrate in their own manner.   For kids, ...

The Origin of the Jack-O’-Lantern

Carved from pumpkins, these jack-o'-lanterns are lit with small candles.

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts

October 7, 2015

Jack-o'-lanterns, now common Halloween decorations today, date all the way back to the 1500s. Old Irish legends tell of a man, known as "Stingy Jack", who trapped the Devil and in exchange for letting him loose, made Lucifer promise that he wouldn't take his soul after death. However, when Jack died,...

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